About the CIJ Summer Conference
#CIJSummer Conference 2016
Be Up to Data!
14-16 July 2016
Professor Stuart Hall Building
Goldsmiths, University of London
The CIJ Summer Conference is UK’s only training investigative journalism event with an emphasis on teaching investigative skills.
This year we will be focusing on data skills: from hands-on workshops to case studies. As always, we will be teaching core investigative techniques, including how to conduct financial investigations, covert filming, investigative methodology and much more.
NEW! Rob Wijnberg and Ernst-Jan Pfauth of De Correspondent discuss new journalistic business models with Mark Lee Hunter.
Bastian Obermayer and Frederik Obermaier of Süddeutsche Zeitung, the two journalists who broke the Panama Papers story.
US investigative journalist, author and double Pulitzer Prize winner James B. Steele
Editor-in-chief of The Intercept Betsy Reed
Hajo Seppelt - German journalist and author and a specialist on doping in German and international sport.
The Ferret - Scottish investigative journalism cooperative. As part of our new models for investigative journalism programme.
Joe Plomin - BBC Panorama journalist will talk about covert filming.
The topics covered:
- Data journalism (formerly computer assisted reporting)
- Web scraping
- Open Data, Big Data
- Data Visualisations
- Financial journalism, including tax evasion
- Libel and privacy law
- Story-based inquiry
- Access to information laws, including FOIA
- Covert filming
- Corruption in sport
And much more.
PAST DELEGATES' FEEDBACK 2015:
"Fantastic, inspiring, progressive, forward-thinking and very well organised."
FEEDBACK FROM PREVIOUS YEARS
"Always something to learn. Great access to speakers. Enthusiastic and knowledgeable fellow delegates."
"A truly enlightening experience! Well worth the money!"
"I am coming away inspired and with new skills."
"Learnt so much in three days that I will need three months to go through the information."
"Would have been awful to miss such a fantastic opportunity. Though a first-timer, what I have learned in three days have set in an explosive manner."
"Gets better every year!"
"Exceeded all expectations!"
"The programme was superb. I'll be back!"
Saturday discount applies.
Freelance/small organisations (up to 10 people)
Day 1 or Day 2 - £145
Day 3 - £76 (full price £90)
Days 1-3 £360
Big organisations (10+ people)
Day 1 or Day 2 - £185
Day 3 - £93 (full price £110)
Days 1-3 - £460
Days 1-3 - £175
Day 3 - £42 (full price £50)
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Tickets are now non-refundable.
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CIJ is a registered charity. We do not make profit on our events. All money raised is used to organise training and courses to benefit journalists and journalism.